Govt to import potatoes to curb rising prices

For the first time ever, the government will import potatoes to boost domestic availability and check prices of the key kitchen item.

Govt to import potatoes for first time to check price rise

The government will import potatoes for the first time to check price rise and improve domestic supplies, Agriculture Secretary said on Thursday.

Govt may ban some agri futures to curb price rise

The government may ban futures trade in agriculture commodities that see high price volatility, Food Minister K V Thomas said Wednesday.

Inflation to moderate further: Montek

With inflation easing to over two-year low of 6.55 percent in January, Plan panel on Tuesday exuded confidence that it will moderate further and the government is on right track to contain the price rise.